More ideas from Shirley
You'd be hard-pressed to find a New Yorker who only wears black.

You'd be hard-pressed to find a New Yorker who only wears black. And it doesn't matter if you aren't a New Yorker, you can work these styles no matter where you are.

Good idea for a skirt to top refashion

Smunch/ front pleat top - burdastyle pattern ~ very stylish way to draw up a neckline to a simple "bag" top. Looks to me like two rectangles sewn together up the sides and at the shoulders. Front rectangle wider than the back to make the pleat.